2009-10 Headlines

June 17, 2010
Cibrone Adds Six to 2010 Saint Leo Volleyball Roster
Four Signees and Two Walk-ons Fill Voids and Add Needed Depth

June 4, 2010
Lauren Charles and Carlos Ramos Named New Assistants for SLU Volleyball
Charles Begins Second Year while Ramos Joins Staff

March 29, 2010
Sam Cibrone Leads S.E.R.V.E. Volunteers to Costa Rica over Spring Break
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March 9, 2010
Volleyball to Kick off Spring Season with Tri-Match in New Port Richey
Lions to Play Eckerd, Wayne State and Pasco-Hernando CC

December 8, 2009
Volleyball Cracks Top-10 in Final AVCA Poll
Lions Reap Another Reward for Best Season Ever

December 1, 2009
Three Lions Earn Volleyball All-America Honors
Calderon-Reyes, McKenna and Nogueras Earn AVCA's Highest Honors

November 25, 2009
Volleyball Puts Four on AVCA South Region Team
Lions Dominate Another Regional Team After Successful Season

November 24, 2009
Volleyball Dominates Daktronics All-South Region Team
Lions Put Four Players on South Region Team, McKenna Earns First-Team Nod

November 21, 2009
Volleyball’s Dream Season Comes to a Close with Championship Match Loss to No. 6 Tampa
Lions Finish 2009 Campaign 30-4 and Sunshine State Conference Champions

November 20, 2009
Survive and Advance
Volleyball Wins Semifinal Thriller Over West Florida; Tampa Awaits

November 19, 2009
Sam Cibrone Named SSC Volleyball Coach of the Year; Five Lions Earn All-Conference Honors
Lions? Rewarded for Championship Season

November 19, 2009
#12 Volleyball Sweeps North Alabama in South Region Quarterfinals
Lions to Face West Florida in Semifinal Round

November 15, 2009
No. 12 Volleyball Earns Fourth-Straight Bid to NCAA South Regional
Lions to Face North Alabama on Thursday in Tampa

November 14, 2009
No. 12 Volleyball Downs NSU to Win First Conference Crown
Lions Earn 3-1 Win Over Sharks to Close Out Regular Season

November 10, 2009
No. 12 Volleyball Gets Season Sweep Over Florida Southern
Lions Win in Lakeland for the First Time Ever

November 7, 2009
Volleyball Sweeps Eckerd for Senior Day Win
Three Lions Post 11 Kills in the Win

November 5, 2009
McKenna Tabbed CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team Member
McKenna Earns First Academic All-District Award.

November 4, 2009
Volleyball Sees 22-Game Win Streak Snapped by Tampa
Lions Drop Their First Home Match of 2009

November 2, 2009
Bletso Claims SSC Defensive Player of the Week Honors
The Award is Her Second of the Season.

November 2, 2009
Volleyball Moves Into the 12th Spot in Latest AVCA National Poll.
Lions Continue Impressive Climb Up the Charts.

October 31, 2009
No. 13 Volleyball Sweeps Past Lynn
Calderon-Reyes Posts Eighth Double-Double in Win

October 30, 2009
No. 13 Volleyball Survives Five-Set Scare Against Barry
Senior Leadership Gives Lions 21st Consecutive Win

October 26, 2009
VOLLEYBALL JUMPS TO 13TH IN LATEST NATIONAL POLL
Another Unblemished Week Inches the Lions Closer to the Top-10

October 24, 2009
No. 14 VOLLEYBALL SWEEPS ROLLINS
Powerful Serves Play A Crucial Role in the Victory

October 22, 2009
No. 14 VOLLEYBALL POSTS DOMINATING WIN OVER SAINT FRANCIS
Lions Hit .432 in Sweep of the Saints

October 21, 2009
No. 14 VOLLEYBALL SWEEPS FLORIDA TECH IN SSC ACTION
Lions Win Their 18th Consecutive Match.

October 19, 2009
CALDERON-REYES AND BLETSO SWEEP VOLLEYBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK ACCOLADES
The Lions Have Now Earned 10 SSC Player of the Week Award.

October 17, 2009
NO. 14 VOLLEYBALL SWEEPS HARDING IN SATURDAY MATCHUP
McKenna and Calderon-Reyes Post 12 Kills Each in Win

October 16, 2009
NO. 14 VOLLEYBALL POSTS MORNING SWEEP OVER NO. 24 WEST FLORIDA
Lions Take Care of Business in Friday Morning Victory

October 15, 2009
VOLLEYBALL NOW RANKED 14TH IN THE NATION, FIRST IN THE SOUTH REGION
Behind 15-Game Win-Streak Lions Move Higher in the National Poll

October 11, 2009
NO. 16 VOLLEYBALL BREEZES THROUGH BENTLEY IN SUNDAY MATINEE
Lions See 13 Players Rotate Through in 3-0 Win

October 10, 2009
NO. 16 VOLLEYBALL SWEEPS NOVA SOUTHEASTERN
Lions Overcome Sluggish Start to Claim Victory Over Regional Champs

October 8, 2009
BRUNA ROCHA EARNS VOLLEYBALL NATIONAL PLAYER OF THE WEEK HONORS
Junior Outside-Hitter is Only the Second Lions to Receive the National Award

October 6, 2009
VOLLEYBALL EDGES FLORIDA SOUTHERN IN FIVE-SET THIRLLER
Lions Rally to Defeat Mocs for Third-Straight Time

October 5, 2009
ROCHA AND BERRY NAMED SAINT LEO ATHLETES OF THE WEEK
Rocha Piloted Volleyball to Upset Over Tampa and Berry Lead All Saint Leo Runners

October 5, 2009
ROCHA NAMED CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Brazilian Posted Tremendous Numbers in Taking the Lions to Uncharted Territory

October 5, 2009
VOLLEYBALL IMPROVES TO 16TH IN THE NATION
Lions Are Rewarded for Undefeated Week, Tough Week Ahead

October 3, 2009
#23 VOLLEYBALL SWEEPS #4 TAMPA
Lions Stay Undefeated in Conference with 3-0 Road Upset

September 30, 2009
#23 VOLLEYBALL WINS TOP-25 ROAD CLASH WITH ECKERD
Lions Win in St. Petersburg for the First Time since 2005

September 28, 2009
McKENNA AND MOZZO NAMED SAINT LEO ATHLETES OF THE WEEK
Volleyball?s McKenna Earns Third-Straight SLU Honor

September 28, 2009
VOLLEYBALL SWEEPS CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK HONORS
McKenna Repeats as Offensive Player of the Week for the Third Time, Rocha Joins on the Defensive Side

September 28, 2009
VOLLEYBALL CRACKS THE TOP-25 FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 2009
Lions Enter the Poll at #23 and Face #4 Tampa and #25 Eckerd in Tough Road Contests

September 26, 2009
VOLLEYBALL SAILS PAST BUCCANEERS IN CONFERENCE SWEEP
Kaitlin McKenna has a Lights-Out Day as SLU Stays Unblemished in Conference

September 25, 2009
VOLLEYBALL DOWNS LYNN IN BIG CONFERENCE SHOWDOWN
Michelle Nogueras Post a Triple-Double in the 3-1 Win

September 21, 2009
McKENNA AND VAN DER SAR NAMED SAINT LEO ATHLETES OF THE WEEK
Volleyball and Men?s Soccer Earn Repeat Honor

September 21, 2009
McKENNA EARNS SECOND CONSECUTIVE SSC OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK HONOR

September 19, 2009
VOLLEYBALL PICKS UP CONFERENCE ROAD WIN OVER FLORIDA TECH
Lions Rely on Outstanding Defense in 3-1 Win

September 16, 2009
VOLLEYBALL OPENS CONFERENCE PLAY WITH SWEEP OF ROLLINS
Lions Hit .339 in Black-Out Win Over Tars

September 14, 2009
MCKENNA AND GLENN NAMED SAINT LEO ATHLETES OF THE WEEK
Juniors Help Lions Post Undefeated Week

September 14, 2009
McKENNA NAMED SSC VOLLEYBALL PLAYER OF THE WEEK
The Junior Middle Blocker Earns the First Conference Volleyball Accolade for Saint Leo in 2009-10

September 12, 2009
VOLLEYBALL SWEEPS NORTH ALABAMA
SLU Improves to 3-0 at the Regional Crossover

September 12, 2009
VOLLEYBALL SWEEPS RIO PIEDRAS TO EARN PERFECT WEEKEND
Lions Go Undefeated in South Region Crossover

September 11, 2009
VOLLEYBALL DISPATCHES ARKANSAS TECH WITH 3-0 VICTORY
Lions Hold Golden Sun to Negative Hitting Percentage

September 11, 2009
VOLLEYBALL CLOSES OUT BIG WIN OVER #19 WEST FLORIDA
Lions Earn Hard-Fought 3-1 Win Over Argos

September 5, 2009
VOLLEYBALL EARNS THEIR SECOND CONSECUTIVE SWEEP WITH WIN OVER EAST STROUDSBURG
Lions Hit .337 as a Team in Upending the Warriors

September 4, 2009
VOLLEYBALL SPLITS FRIDAY MATCHES IN LAKELAND
Lions get a Sweep and a Near-Miss

August 29, 2009
VOLLEYBALL MANAGES ANOTHER SWEEP IN COLORADO
Lions Struggle Early but Still Earn 3-0 Win Over Fort Lewis

August 29, 2009
VOLLEYBALL HAS NO ANSWER AGAINST OREDIGGERS IN 3-0 LOSS
Lions Struggle as they are Swept by Colorado School of Mines

August 28, 2009
FOLLOW ALONG WITH VOLLEYBALL IN COLORADO

August 28, 2009
VOLLEYBALL OPENS UP 2009 WITH DOMINATING SWEEP OF ADAMS STATE
Newcomers and Veterans Contribute to First Win of the Season

August 28, 2009
VOLLEYBALL BATTLES FOR A PERFECT FRIDAY WITH SWEEP OF MESA STATE

August 26, 2009
VOLLEYBALL TO HOST FREE CLINIC ON SEPTEMBER 5TH

August 14, 2009
VOLLEYBALL RANKED FOURTH IN SSC PRESEASON POLL
Lions Earn Two First-Place Votes while Tampa Claims Top Spot

July 31, 2009
VOLLEYBALL UNVEILS 2009 SCHEDULE
A 31-Game Schedule Sees the Lions Square-Off Against Top-25 Competition